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Budget 2016: Insurance tax rise to fund flood defences
Insurance Premium Tax will rise from 9.5% to 10% from 1 October 2016, Chancellor George Osborne announced today.The…
FCA to force insurers to show renewal price hikes
Insurance companies may be forced to include details of last year’s premiums for insurance renewals, under proposals being…
Are you protected from festive thieves?
With a quarter of Brits spending more than £700 on festive celebrations, Swinton Insurance is calling on all households to check…
Are you covered on the slopes?
Buying insurance can be a daunting experience, sat at your computer weighing up the odds of X being stolen, Y breaking or Z…
How I was nearly left without car insurance
In late-July 2015, my wife and I renewed our car insurance policy with General Accident (GA), mainly because the firm’s quote was…
Will your insurer always pay out?
When the sun comes out and the weather warms up, many of us head for the garden but fun in the sun can be costly if you haven…
A fifth of Brits have damaged a partner's belongings in revenge
Nearly a fifth of British adults have admitted to damaging their ex or current partner's belongings to the tune of £121 per…
Opt-out' selling to be banned by FCA
The sales practice known as 'opt-out selling' is set to be outlawed under new proposals announced today by regulator the…
6% of drivers would consider insurance fraud to save money
Some 8% of drivers have admitted to committing insurance fraud and 6% would consider telling white lies to cut their renewal…
People "switch-off" from shopping around at 71
Consumers stop shopping around for the best energy and insurance deals when they reach 71 years old, costing them an extra …